The Central Missouri mens basketball team is ranked No. 24 in the latest Division II poll released Tuesday.
The Mules (12-2, 4-1 MIAA) were last ranked in the 2011-12 season when they were ranked No. 25 for one week.
UCM had 40 points in the poll, one point behind No. 23 Lake Superior State. West Liberty is ranked No. 1.
The UCM womens team (11-1, 5-0 MIAA) is ranked No. 6 in the nation, up two spots from a week ago.
The Mules and Jennies will visit Pittsburg State on Thursday.